Professional organisations



The Australian Institute of Company Directors is Australia's membership institute for directors. It is dedicated to making a positive impact on the economy and society by promoting professional directorship and good governance.

The CEO Institute

The CEO Institute was founded in 1992 as a peer-to-peer membership organisation for Chief Executives. With more than 1000 members nationwide, its members meet regularly in small groups to share ideas, experiences and challenges and to be exposed to leading edge business thinking. Access to the diverse perspectives of their peers enhances members' knowledge and expertise enabling them to lead their organisations more effectively. The CEO Institute is Australia's leading network of business leaders.

Opportunity International

Opportunity International Australia provides small loans to families in developing countries to help them start a business, earn an income and leave poverty behind. By helping a mother buy a sewing machine to start a tailoring business or a father buy seeds to plant a vegetable garden, small loans enable them to transform their lives, their children's futures and their communities. With 98% of loans recycled, the impact continues year after year. Find out more at